‘It’s the Human Way’: Corruption Scandals Play Out in Big Cities Across U.S.

February 6, 2019 AT 7:45 AM

By Richard Fausset, Monica Davey and Tim Arango

A senior aide to a former mayor of Atlanta collapses on a courtroom floor after hearing that she is headed to prison.

F.B.I. agents in Los Angeles haul away computers and documents during a raid of a veteran councilman’s office.

News cameras trail the most powerful alderman in Chicago as he walks to court to face a charge of attempted extortion.

Federal prosecutors in Philadelphia accuse a powerful labor boss of keeping a key city councilman on his union’s payroll.

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